Home vs. Inpatient
Peace of mind
Home hospice care is a good choice for many people because it allows the patient to be cared for in the warmth and familiarity of their own home by his or her family and friends.
Home hospice care provides:
Home hospice eliminates:
Hospital or Facility
Inpatient hospice care is generally a good choice for patients who live alone without family or if the may not be emotionally or physically able to provide care for the patient at home.
If family members are finding it difficult to cope with the demands of caregiving, then the patient may need to be admitted into hospice inpatient care.
Inpatient care provides: